Hailed as one of the oldest pubs in the Midlands, The Old Crown certainly doesn't suffer in the summer due to its age. With one of the most popular beer gardens in Digbeth thanks to its south facing plot, ping pong tables and crowd of cool young Digbeth denizens, The Old Crown is a great spot in the city to grab a cool bevvie, leave pretension behind and bathe in the sunshine.
Bars to Spend the Summer in Birmingham
When the sun starts to shine and the liquids start to flow, Birmingham really does start to look grand doesn't it? From rootop dabbles and some of the best beer gardens in the Midlands to cracking chilly cocktails and super cool shindigs, we can't think of anywhere else we'd rather be when the temperature's get a little balmy. Check out our recommendations for the best bars to spend your summer in Birmingham and dally around a dapper selection of Vitamin D laden dens.
One of the glitziest liquid dens in the city and a darling endeavour for bottles of international bubbly, this heralded champagne bar is a smashing spot to take in the very best of Birmingham in the summer sun. With its 360 degree views of the entire city skyline, you'll be able to watch the city glisten in the sunshine, glass of bubbly in hand.
They may be one of the coolest bars in Digbeth, with its industrial flecks and schmooze worthy interiors, but don't worry about that ruining any fun in the Birmingham sun. Host to one of the best street food events in Birmingham, Digbeth Dining Club takes to Spotlight every Friday night for street food, cocktails in the sun and one of the best summer enviroments in the city.